The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 62 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.72% - 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% - 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
Technical Support
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
410 298 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.09% 98.03% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 331 236 195
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Bournemouth region.

Technical Support Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) PABX
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) VMware